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Mac's Gym is a newly opened martial arts school in the Mayfair Park area. We offer the highest level of Taekwondo and Kickboxing training. We are a member of Taekwondo America, a national organization of Taekwondo schools across the nation. At Mac's Gym, we offer unlimited weekly classes of Kickboxing and Taekwondo Training that is available to people of all ages. Martial arts training is a great way to develop skills both physically and mentally. Our curriculums consists of activities in strength training, cardio, flexibility, and meditation that will greatly benefit your mind and body.
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Our student's safety is our top priority at Mac's Gym. So, with COVID numbers on the rise it is important for us to implement protocols recommended by various government agencies; including the CDC and IDPH. ***All students must wear a mask, stay six feet apart, and wipe down their station after each use***
MEET COACH MAC
CHRIS MCKENZIE "COACH MAC"
Owner and Head Instructor
With over 20 years of experience, Chris "Mac" McKenzie started his Martial Arts training at the age of 6 in Kissimmee, FL under Master John Emmons. He has since achieved the rank of 5th Dan in Traditional (ITF)TaeKwonDo and level 4 instructor through TaeKwonDo America. Mr. McKenzie is a 4x Grand National Champion and a 5x South East Regional Champion. He has been nationally ranked as one of the top ten Black Belts in TaeKwonDo America.
After moving to Chicago in 2010, Coach Mac began his kickboxing training under the guidance of Anthony Marquez, Said Hatim, Oscar Bravo, and Raul Diaz. Throughout his years of gaining experience and learning under each instructor, Coach Mac has become versatile with knowledge of multiple styles of kickboxing. He is also a seasoned Heavyweight Kickboxer and cornerman in the Chicagoland area; having trained with, cornered, and coached multiple amateur fighters. Among those fighters, three were champions.
Coach Mac also has several years in the medical profession including achieving his Bachelors of Science Degree In Nursing from Chamberlain College. He is currently First Aid and CPR certified.
"My goal is to continue the legacy of all the instructors that have influenced me over the years while giving back to the community."
- Chris McKenzie
4780 N Elston Ave. Chicago IL, 60630